Stihl RMA 510 V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower

Stihl’s First AP-Series Self-Propelled Mower Provides Convenience To Homeowners

Back in 2019, we reviewed the Stihl RMA 510 push mower. Now, we’re looking at its direct descendant, which adds a self-propelled function into the mix. So, what does the Stihl RMA 510 V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower bring to the table for homeowners?


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Stihl RMA 510 V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower Performance

RMA 510 V Self-Propelled Mower
  • Model: Stihl RMA 510 V
  • Deck width: 21 inches
  • Cutting width: 20 inches
  • Blade speed: 3200 RPM
  • Self-propelled
  • Mowing speeds between 0.6 MPH and 2.8 MPH
  • Mows up to 3,078 square feet per charge with AP 300 S battery

The Stihl RMA 510 V mower uses a brushless motor, coupled with a 21-inch deck and 20-inch cutting width, to power homeowners with small- to medium-sized yards. On a single charge, you can expect to mow up to 3,078 square feet using a 36V AP 300 S battery.

This is Stihl’s first self-propelled electric model on the AP battery series. It features variable walking speeds ranging from 0.6 MPH to 2.8 MPH. At the top end, you can also expect blade speeds up to 3,200 RPM.

Stihl RMA 510 V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower Design

Stihl RMA 510 V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower
  • Seven adjustable cutting heights
  • Three handlebar positions
  • 10-inch rear wheels
  • 8-inch front wheels
  • Weight: 63.9 pounds
  • Steel mowing deck
  • Grass bag capacity: 19.8 gallons
  • Handle folds in for compact storage

This mower features cutting heights from 1 inch to 3.9 inches, with seven positions in between. You can also choose between three handlebar positions to increase your comfort while you mow.

The RMA 510 V has a steel mowing deck for durability but still keeps a lightweight design, at 63.9 pounds bare. To add to the ease of maneuverability, the 10-inch rear wheels and 8-inch front ball-bearing wheels allow you to mow over rough terrain.

When you’re done mowing, the mower’s handle folds in for compact or vertical storage.


Stihl RMA 510 V Lawn Mower Price

This mower retails for $499.99 bare and $749 as a kit, including an AP 300 S battery and AL 300 charger. Stihl backs your purchase with a 3-year warranty.

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